SA Metropolitan Fire Service Open Day
The MFS will open the doors to Adelaide Fire Station on Wakefield Street right after the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant in Adelaide allowing families to enjoy fun activities and explore the state’s biggest fire station.
The SA Country Fire Service (CFS) and SA Ambulance Service (SAAS) personnel and their vehicles, appliances and equipment will also be on site and families will be able to meet the dedicated firefighters and staff, have a close-up look at fire appliances, view road crash rescue training and Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) abseiling demonstrations.
Highlights of the day
- A close look at the firefighting appliances and equipment.
- An interactive child fire safety education display, including the ‘Stop, Cover, Drop and Roll’ game.
- Learn how your family can prevent or survive a house fire, including how to escape a fire.
- Discover common causes of house and other structure fires and how to prevent them.
- Road crash rescue demonstrations with the Road Awareness Program (RAP) team.
- Meet MFS, CFS, and SAAS personnel and take a look through their vehicles, appliances and equipment.
- An Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) display.
- Enquire about a career as an MFS firefighter
- Fun Kids activities
- APFF mascot Deefa the dog
- Coffee van
- Sausage sizzle
For more information and all enquiries please visit the MFS website.
What: SA Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) Open Day
When: Saturday 9 November 2019 | 11.00am-2.30pm (after the Christmas Pageant)
Where: Adelaide Fire Station (MFS) | 99 Wakefield St, Adelaide
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Image Source: MFS website.
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